Just 10 minutes away from Surfside Cudmirrah Beach you’ll find Sussex Inlet, located amongst a system of tidal canals and alongside the Sussex Inlet River. 

The Winter at Sussex Festival is a new initiative developed by the Sussex Inlet Chamber of Commerce. It will feature music, dining and entertainment options, showcasing local businesses and celebrating the local history. 

Our favourite suggestions are below and the full program can be downloaded here:

Music at Sussex Cinema and Dinner at Swordfish:

Sussex Inlet Cinema will be hosting live music and comedy evenings throughout Winter with performers The Jeremy Sawkins Jazz Trio, musicians Glen Whitehall and Peter Hughes and comedians Spud Murphy and Peter Green. Guests will be welcomed from 4.30pm with a glass of wine or beer and a cheese platter ($20/person). Following the performances, Swordfish Brewing (located on Sussex Inlet River a short walk away from the cinema) will be offering a fixed price two-course meal ($50/person). 



Viking Festival on the June Long Weekend

The Viking Festival at Sussex Inlet is an exciting experience for the whole family. Held on the 10th of June during the long weekend, the event will have live music, performances including juggling, fire light & magic, Viking battle re-enactments, food stalls, a traditional viking village, kids zone and beer gardens. The festival is held to celebrate the Scandinavian heritage integral to the local history. For more information and ticket sales www.vikingfestival.com 

Swordfish Brewing – A Pet-Friendly Destination

New to the area, Swordfish Brewing is an exciting addition to Sussex Inlet. Situated alongside the beautiful Sussex Inlet river, Swordfish offers a relaxing and social vibe where even your furry friends are welcome. With both indoor and outdoor seating, Swordfish is welcoming in any weather. Whether you’re a beer aficionado or simply appreciate the art of brewing, Swordfish Brewery provides a warm and inviting environment for you and your furry friends to enjoy.

Plan your next getaway and experience Winter in Sussex Inlet. Surfside Cudmirrah Beach offers family and pet-friendly accommodation, with direct beach access and range of stylish accommodation options. After a day of immersing yourself in the festival’s vibrant atmosphere and exploring beautiful Sussex Inlet, retreat to the tranquillity of Surfside Cudmirrah Beach.  Book your stay now and unwind in a cozy cabin, explore the local beaches and walks, and enjoy all the area has to offer.